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Johnson, Campbell Counties Agree To Juvenile Detention

Johnson County's Commissioners agreed to a contract with Campbell County to provide juvenile housing and detention services for Johnson County juvenile offenders.

Buffalo Council Awards Contract For Sports Fields Complex

Zach Montgomery

At their Tuesday meeting, the Buffalo City Council awarded the contract to construct the sports fields complex to O'Dell Construction of Sheridan.

At the bid opening last week, all four bids came in substantially over the original engineer's estimate of $2 million.

Fundraiser for the Sheridan Inn is Friday

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Fundraiser for the Sheridan Inn is Friday

In an effort to help raise funds to pay off a loan to avoid possible foreclosure, the Sheridan Heritage Center will be hosting a fundraiser for the Historic Sheridan Inn this Friday night.

Ribbon Cutting and Groundbreaking

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Cutting the ribbon on the West Downtown Phase III Reconstruction Project in Sheridan.
Breaking ground on the West Downtown Phase III Reconstruction Project in Sheridan.

The ribbon was cut, the ground was broken, and construction is now officially underway on the West Downtown Phase III Reconstruction Project in Sheridan. The project fully engulfs the Sheridan County YMCA, as it consists of reconstructing Jefferson and Dow Streets.

Forest Service and Sheridan County Reach Agreement

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Forest Service and Sheridan County Reach Agreement

The USDA, Forest Service Bighorn National Forest and Sheridan County have reached a cooperative forest road agreement. The County Commissioners approved the agreement at their monthly meeting Tuesday.

USFS Reallocates Fire Crew To Save Funds

This week, The Associated Press reported a fire crew has been removed from the Big Horn National Forest.

Movie Location Scouts Tour Sheridan

Location scouts tour the Trails End Museum Tuesday morning. Professionals from the production industry toured sites in Sheridan County for consideration of use in future productions. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Scouts from major film companies spent a few days in Sheridan County this week, but they weren't looking for talent—they were looking for sets.

Justin Gerard Resigns Seat On Buffalo City Council

Buffalo City Councilman Justin Gerard resigned his position at Tuesday evening's city council meeting, after fellow councilman Russ Humphrey read a statement calling for his removal from the council until his legal troubles were resolved.

Many Opinions Given At Public Meeting On Lake DeSmet

The public information forum on Lake DeSmet organized by the Lake DeSmet Conservation District and held Tuesday night was well attended with most seats in the Buffalo High School Auditorium filled.

New Deputy Attorney Introduced To Jo Co Commission

Deputy Johnson County Attorney Ryan Wright

At their meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners were introduced to the new Deputy County and Prosecuting Attorney for Johnson County, Ryan Wright.

County Attorney Ken DeCock made the introductions.

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